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State Awards Grants For Lake Michigan Shoreline Conservation Programs

The state of Illinois has awarded 26 groups grants totaling $1.6 million for programs designed to conserve and enhance the shoreline of Lake Michigan and adjacent waterways.

04/19/2014

Future Energy Exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry

New Exhibit At Museum Of Science And Industry Teaches Kids About Energy

“Kids today will be the ones discovering and implementing the energy solutions of tomorrow,” Museum President David Mosena said. “It’s imperative to engage them in this vitally important topic.”

09/18/2013

Land Conservancy Of McHenry County

Conservationists Work To Preserve 400-Year-Old Oak Tree

Conservationists are working to preserve and shelter a 400-year-old white oak, found in an untouched area just south of Harvard, Ill., near the Wisconsin state line.

WBBM Newsradio–01/13/2012

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Glen Ellyn Raising Water Rates After Usage Drops

The village of Glen Ellyn is raising water rates because residents aren’t using enough water to cover the costs of providing water service.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2011